Killefit consult

consultant sourcing and project management

Technical assistance to the Turks and Caicos Islands Government

Location Turks and Caicos Islands
Status/Reference FWC
Agency/Donor EC
Experts/ Language  skills E1 Team Leader, Senior macro-economist/public finance specialist , CAT I  APPLYExcellent written and oral knowledge of English language
 E2 Education expert, CATII, APPLYExcellent written and oral knowledge of English language
Commencement 12-01-2014
MISSION duration 19 months
E1  64 Working Days
E2  48 Working Days
Deadline 24. November 2014 12:00:00 Recruitment starts immediately upon publication of this vacancy announcement; posts may be filled already before the indicated application deadline.
ToRs are available only for shortlisted experts
Eligible Nationalities All
Observations ·          Only short listed consultants will be replied to.·          Please apply only if you fulfill all requirements for the vacant position

·          All experts must have at least regional experience

·          Please send us your CV in the EU AID format; you may download the templates at http://wp.me/p1sHoW-5D

Please note that we will respond only to candidates who meet the requirements of positions
Only short listed consultants will be replied to. 

If you wish to submit your candidature, please send us:

1.     An up dated and position-adjusted CV in EU AID format, in the language of vacancy and as word.doc detailing qualifications, experience in similar assignments. CVs in other format than EU format will not be evaluated.

2.     A cover letter where candidates should indicate how they fit the criteria outlined in the advert

3.     The country and position you will apply for in the subject line of message

4.     Your daily/monthly fee (EUR) without the living allowances.

5.     Your communication details (Mobil, phone, etc.)

Suggestions: Please make sure, that the experience requested is also shown “Description” section 14 of your CV. As the selections are very strict and paper based, we request you to prepare your CV in the right format and detail all the relevant experience under the Professional experience table as much as possible. There is no problem if your CV is long, the most important is to prepare so that it describes clearly your experiences relevant to the mission. (Your CV has to sell you!)

Restrictions: In case consultants are short listed, they must be able to provide documentary evidence for educational and professional items in their CVs (copies of diplomas, copies of employers’ reference letters, etc.). Documents those are not available in English have to be accompanied by a faithful translation. This is mandatory requirement for Europe Aid tenders.

DESCRIPTION
 

Profile: Expert 1 Team Leader

Category of expert I                                               

Duration   64 Working Days

 

Requirements

 

• Masters level in public finance or macro-economic issues or equivalent.

 

Required

• Senior macro-economist/public finance specialist with at least 12 years relevant work experience working on public sector finance.

• Specific experience or knowledge of establishing a Medium-term Expenditure Framework.

• Experience or knowledge of making assessments on budget support eligibility as regards macro-economic framework, public finance management and transparency and oversight of the budget.

• Previous experience of preparing and formulating budget support operations for beneficiaries of European Union development assistance.

 

Languages Required:

·    A high level of written and spoken English. The working language of this assignment will be English.

 

Added Advantage

• Ability to assess the institutional capacity of institutions involved in implementation of Education programmes.

 

 

Profile: Expert 2        

Category of expert   Category 2                     

Duration   48 Working Days

 

Requirements              Education

• Masters level in Education or equivalent.

 

Experience

• At least 6 years of work experience of education sector analysis, reform and management (covering some or all of education sector policy, financing, planning and programming; aid to education ministries, administration and management systems; institutional capacity assessment and capacity development planning) is essential.

• Experience in identification and formulation of budget support to the education sector.

• Experience in the field of capacity development/institutional reform (advisory role) to governmental institutions involved in education is desirable;

 

Added Advantage in order of priority:

·    A knowledge of the education sector in SIDS or OCTs would be an advantage

 

Languages Required:

·    A high level of written and spoken English. The working language of this assignment will be English.

 

EC rules applicable to any EC assignment

• The working days are Monday to Friday, unless otherwise specified in the mandate

• The per diem covers all expenses of the expert (local transport, hotel, meals, Telecom, etc.) and it is paid only if the expert must spend the night there.

• International travel: the EC only reimburse economy class tickets